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Fran Cosmo, former lead singer of Boston @ Rotary Rock N Rib Fest Lake In The Hills IL
- Lake In The Hills Rotary Rockin Ribfest, Sunset Park, 5200 Miller Road, Lake In The Hills, Illinois 847-742-3378, Friday July 6, 2012 @ 8pm. Fran Cosmo was first featured on guitarist Barry Goudreau's self titled solo album in 1980, a prelude to the formation of Orion the Hunter in 1983. Orion the Hunter released an album in 1984 on Columbia Records, which yielded a hit single "So You Ran." In 1994, Cosmo was featured as the sole lead vocalist on the platinum Boston album Walk On, which reached #7 on the Billboard Charts and produced three hit singles, including "I Need Your Love", which climbed to #4 on the Mainstream Rock Chart. Upon Brad Delp's return to Boston for the concert tour (Delp never missed a Boston tour until his death in 2007) , the two shared vocals in concert, where Delp said Cosmo covered "the really tough high parts." In 1997, Cosmo was again featured on 2 of the songs Boston's 'Greatest Hits' Album, and took an even larger role in the 2002 album Corporate America, with the addition of co-production to his credits as vocalist. Cosmo performed in Boston tours from 1994 to 2004, and currently performs in the band Cosmo with his son, Anton Cosmo (also a former member of Boston) performing the greatest hits of Boston. Boston is an American rock band from Boston, Massachusetts that achieved its most notable successes during the 1970s and 1980s. Centered on guitarist, keyboardist, songwriter, and producer Tom Scholz, the band is a staple of classic rock radio playlists. Boston's best-known works include the songs "More Than a Feeling", "Peace of Mind", "Foreplay/Long Time", "Rock and Roll Band", "Smokin'", "Don't Look Back" and "Amanda." They have sold over 31 million albums in the United States, of which 17 million are their self-titled debut album and 7 million are their second album, Don't Look Back.
Address: Lake In The Hills Rotary Rockin Ribfest, Sunset Park, 5200 Miller Road, Lake In The Hills, Illinois , Lake in the Hills, Illinois